The Southern California Institute of Architecture news – Drawings’ Conclusions, an exhibition curated by Jeffrey Kipnis and produced by Andrew Zago, opens March 10 in the SCI-Arc Gallery, complemented by a two-day symposium featuring a keynote address by Peter Eisenman.
Brick Awards winner, design by Caruso St John Architects, London. Conversion of a street of listed industrial buildings into a free public gallery for artist Damien Hirst. Winner of Stirling Prize 2016.
Architect Diébédo Francis Kéré, Burkino Faso, commissioned to design the Serpentine Pavilion 2017, responding to the brief with a bold, innovative structure that brings his characteristic sense of light and life to the lawns of Kensington Gardens.
Design: architect Edwin Chan, EC3 – True North is a winner of an honorable mention in the 2017 P/A Awards: “I appreciate its lightfootedness in thinking about how to rebuild Detroit. By taking some of empty land and filling it rather inexpensively with a community program, it creates a beacon that would be great to visit.”
The capital of Catalonia is famous for Antoni Gaudi’s buildings – Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila and Casa Batlo. It is also home to the sublime Barcelona Pavilion by Mies van der Rohe and buildings by Miralles, Herzog & de Meuron, Gehry, Ito, Foster and Rogers.